CGC Project Listing

 

Current Projects

  • Agricultural Equipment Library

    In 2018 Cowichan Green Community received funding through the Municipality of North Cowichan to begin and Agricultural Equipment Library. We are pleased to bring you the following equipment available for rent!   Equipment CGC Member Rate Public Ra …

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  • Farming Connections

    Farming Connections                         Farming Connections is a new initiative of Cowichan Green Community in partnership with the Government of Canada’s New Horizons for Seniors Program …

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  • Food Recovery Project

    Food Recovery Project (reFRESH Cowichan)   In late 2018, Cowichan Green Community received a second round of funding from the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction to further develop the very successful Cowichan Food Recovery Project. Th …

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  • Incubator Seed Farm

    Cowichan Incubator Seed Farm Our Seeds: 2019 Cowichan Incubator Seed Farm Seed Order List *Orders will be processed in order of first come first serve while quantities last. Bulk orders available on request. Please email desired order to kat@cowichangr …

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  • KinPark Kids Camp

    KinPark Kids Camp

    KinPark Kid’s Camp Our 2018 summer camp season has now ended. Please stay tuned for next years’ KinPark Kid’s Camp!  KinPark Kid’s Camp is a great opportunity for children ages 6 – 12 to learn plenty about gardening, nature and food while making lastin …

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  • Cowichan Lake Community Garden

    Cowichan Lake Community Garden Background The Cowichan Green Community (CGC) was contracted by Island Health to design and build a community garden with volunteers in Lake Cowichan. The quarter acre garden is located in Centennial Park, on the Town of …

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  • Sharing Our Seed Stories

    Sharing Our Seed Stories

    Sharing Our Seed Stories With funding from the New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP), under Service Canada, the “Sharing Our Seed Stories” project was hosted by the Cowichan Green Community from March 2014 to March 2015.  Designed to document the his …

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  • Community Urban Food Forest

    Community Urban Food Forest   The Community Urban Food Forest is located just outside CGC’s offices at The Station, 360 Duncan St. The garden is full of beautiful edible and medicinal plants that were planted together to create an amazing, diverse …

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  • Farmer's Market coupons

    Farmers’ Market Nutrition & Coupon Program

    Farmers’ Market Nutrition Coupon Program Cowichan Green Community is excited to announce that the Farmers’ Market Nutrition Coupon Program is running for its 6th time this year from June till October 2018! If you would like to know how to sign up, plea …

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Project News

  • Agricultural Equipment Library

    In 2018 Cowichan Green Community received funding through the Municipality of North Cowichan to begin and Agricultural Equipment Library. We are pleased to bring you the following equipment available for rent!   Equipment CGC Member Rate Public Ra …

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Upcoming Events

    • Understanding Your Garden Soil

      Monday, May 27, 2019
      Understanding Your Garden Soil A workshop by Margaret Ames Join us for an evening of learning! Learn about the composition of soil, soil formation, soil texture, soil structure, soil moisture and chemistry. Suggested donation: $20.00 Limited space available. Please contact...
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